- Former England international gives details of hate mail
- London-born player told to ‘leave our country’
The former England cricketer Ebony Rainford-Brent has been subjected to horrific abuse in the form of a racist hate letter, telling her to “leave our country”.
Rainford-Brent, who became the first black woman to play for England in 2001, posted the grotesque correspondence on Twitter in a week where English cricket has been in the spotlight for all the wrong reasons.
Written by Mark Dobson
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